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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by Veronica O'Leary, 14 September 1982

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Envelope address to Augustus Lucian Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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1937
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Essendene, Katoomba

Essendene, Katoomba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Water bottle used by explorer Robert O'Hara Burke on his 1860-1861 expedition to the Gulf of Carpentaria

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Robert O'Hara Burke collection
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Water containers
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Victoria, Australia
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Robert O'Hara Burke
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1860
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Dubuna End

Dubuna End

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Malaysia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope

Envelope

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Rockhampton Auxiliary, Church House, Westminster, SW

Rockhampton Auxiliary, Church House, Westminster, SW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boulia, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Album containing a collection of personal and theatrical photographs from the 1920s to the 1940s associated with Herbert Browne

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Herbert Browne collection
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Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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1919
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NCR electro-mechanical ticket selling machine, used by the West Australian Totalisator Agency Board

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West Australian Totalisator Agency Board collection
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Ticket machines
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Western Australia, Australia
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National Cash Register
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1962
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Fire stick set

Fire stick set

Joe Ngallametta collection
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Fire-making equipment
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Joe Ngallametta
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2004
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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lady Dilke (nee Pearl Faithfull) and a young boy standing in a garden

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan standing in front of the bow of a ship

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographs
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San Francisco, California, United States of America
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1917
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Glass plate negative - Crown Point, very near the Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Crown Point, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Nature study project book

Nature study project book

Lesley Maynard collection no. 2
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Books
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Lesley Maynard
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1955
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A man leaning on a shelter in the bush

A man leaning on a shelter in the bush

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Convict love token showing a couple in elegant dress

Convict love token showing a couple in elegant dress

Timothy Millett collection
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, MISC 79 (Cosmos) 1983

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Bark painting depicting the spirit Nawongberd and his four wives by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Migkinj Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1970
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cosmas Damien Tipiloura
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Slouch hat from Light Horse uniform

Slouch hat from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Dancing

Dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Malcolm Apuatjimi
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Pencil sketch depicting two sheep

Pencil sketch depicting two sheep

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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A woman with a bicycle, standing outside a timber house with a veranda

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from Percival Aircraft Co. to Mons. F. Dufaux

Letter from Percival Aircraft Co. to Mons. F. Dufaux

Neil Jensen collection
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Letters
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Logbook certificate from Light Plane Services listing inspection and repairs, 6 May 1981

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Bark painting depicting a kangaroo hunted by humans

Bark painting depicting a kangaroo hunted by humans

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Maralwanga
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Piccadilly from Carminow, Mt Lofty, SA

Piccadilly from Carminow, Mt Lofty, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Piccadilly, Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Group of naval engineers on the S.S. Urca [aka Orca] 17.5.1919

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brent
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Certificate

Certificate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Cylindrical basket

Cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Trans-Australian Railway. The Inma Dancers

Trans-Australian Railway. The Inma Dancers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1912
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La Petite Commissionare

La Petite Commissionare

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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House of Representatives' chamber, Federal Parliament House, Canberra

House of Representatives' chamber, Federal Parliament House,...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The FU Holden Howard

The FU Holden Howard

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1998
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bruce Ella
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson  at the Warren Show, 1967 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Warren, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Crescent shaped stone scraper

Crescent shaped stone scraper

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone scrapers
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Lavender Bay

Lavender Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lavender Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1903
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Australian Aborigines, Yarra Yarra Tribe. A Diorama in the National Museum, Melbourne

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Western Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Union membership card of the Waterside Workers Federation (Melbourne Branch) issued to Harry Duyker

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Dr Edward Duyker collection no. 1
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Membership cards
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Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Herman '. Duyker
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1954
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Mersey Tunnel toll machine ticket 1939

Mersey Tunnel toll machine ticket 1939

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tickets
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1939
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Paul Brown
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Convict love token engraved with the initials H.D. and S.S.

Convict love token engraved with the initials H.D. and S.S.

Timothy Millett collection
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Bark painting 'The Sacred Law-Givers for the Yirritja People of North East Arnhem Land' by Birrikidji Gumana, Gangan

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Gangan Homeland Centre, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Keys
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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1923
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Film negative - Smithy at Mt. Davies camp, Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Aboriginal Camp, W.A.

Aboriginal Camp, W.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two storey building with thick ivy growing over the top, and four men standing outside

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1907
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Man surrounded by ferns.

Man surrounded by ferns.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Terry Fox collection
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Documents
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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